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Lakeshore Totem Pole Restored

After a 2-month renovation, the Lakeshore Totem Pole is back home. After years of aging and damage, the Totem Pole was removed for renovation in September. Master Carver Lloyd Wadhams, son of the original carver performed the extensive work. Along with restoring the entire Totem Pole, new wings and antennae were also built and installed.  …

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Countdown to Canada 150 Kick-Off Celebration

Countdown to Canada 150 Kick-Off Celebration New Year’s Eve in Regina – Free. Festive. Fun.   2017 marks a milestone event – Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation!  To ensure we celebrate this historic year from beginning to end, Regina is kicking off the New Year celebrations with a free, fun, festive,…

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Monument Monday : Holodomar Statue

The “Bitter Memories of Childhood” monument to memorialize the Holodomor was erected in the spring of 2015 in Wascana Centre southeast of the Legislative Building on Lakeshore Drive.  The monument project was spear headed by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Volunteer Group.  The UCC, Regina Branch purchased an exact copy…

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Christmas Bird Count for Kids!

The Christmas Bird Count For Kids will be taking place on January 7th, 2017 in Wascana Centre at 2900 Wascana Drive (Wascana Place). There will be a Peregrine Falcon presentation by the Saskatchewan Falconers Association as well as free snacks and hot chocolate.  Binoculars will be provided if needed. Please RSVP to Marla Anderson by January…

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Monument Monday: Albert Memorial Bridge

The Albert Memorial Bridge’s construction was part of a large relief project during the Great Depression.  The bridge was designed by the architectural firm of Puntin, O’Leary and Coxall, as well as consulting engineer Claude A.P, Turner.    The bridge is highly ornamented with Egyptian motifs, lamp standards,…

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